Fluticasone — The Allergy Drug That May Permanently Impair Your Senses

If you’re suffering with rhinitis this allergy season, there’s one thing you must know: Steer clear of the steroid nasal spray fluticasone. In the UK, fluticasone is available as nasal drops and a nasal spray (Flixonase) at a prescription-strength 400 micrograms dose. However, fluticasone is also used as an ingredient in over-the-counter nasal sprays like […]

Zyrtec: The Allergy Drug That Causes Itching And Burning

Previously, I told you about the dangerous side effects — like irrational temper tantrums, depression, suicidal thoughts, suicidal behaviour and even suicide — of the allergy drug Singulair (used to treat asthma and hay fever). However, there’s another commonly used allergy drug that should be avoided at all costs this allergy season: Zyrtec. Zyrtec: Burning […]

Singulair — Popular Asthma Drug’s Deadly Side-Effects Revealed

In the UK, Singulair (Sing-you-lair) is an allergy medicine used to treat asthma (including asthma that coincides with seasonal allergic rhinitis or hay fever). However, here’s an important warning: Before you take Singulair, read the information leaflet very carefully. That’s to say if you can understand it because, to be frank, it’s as clear as […]

Could Acupuncture End Your Allergy Woes?

This may be a bit premature… but with the mild and pleasant weather we’ve lately enjoyed in the UK there is no better time than right now to get ready for the allergy season. As the trees start to bloom (yes I’ve already spotted a few blossoms and buds on the apple tree in our […]